This work gives a selection of verses that are recited when worshipping the Triple Gem; and a collection of discourses that are popularly used as Safeguards. Part of the chants are meant to be recited every day, and part rotate on a weekly basis. The system for the chanting is as follows: first there is an everyday Pūjā (which will depend on what is being offered). Then the daily Parittaṁ section begins, at the end of the chants for the day there is meditation, and when finished you can... Topics: Paritta, Puja, Chanting, Buddhist Chanting
A record of the Daily Chanting at the Sadao branch of the International Buddhist College (http://ibc.ac.th/en) in the Winter of 2013/4. Although it sounds like many more, there were in fact only around 6 monks present during the recording. The texts are from the Theravāda, Mahāyāna and Tibetan traditions. Topics: Chanting, Buddhism, IBC
Four recordings of the Malaysian monk Ajahn Sujivo chanting paritta or protection texts in the style that is used in Thailand. Videos of Ajahn chanting these texts can also be found on youtube. Topics: Pali, Chanting, Paritta, Protection
The Namakkārapāḷi is a popular chanting text in Myanmar. It was written by the Venerable Elder Sāsanasodhaka as we are informed in the relevant section of the Ṭīkā. The text consists of 28 verses written in different metres in ascending order of syllables, starting with the Vatta (a.k.a. Siloka) and ending with the Saddharā. In the presentation here I have given an analysis of the metres before each verse. This is then followed by five verses in Vatta metre which encourage the... Topics: Chanting, Pali, Burmese Text
This talk was recorded on January 1st at the Vivekavana Office in Berapit, but is relevant also for any New Year's Day, including the Chinese so I am posting it today. The talk begins by reflecting on the past year and encouraging people to remember their good deeds, and then also to make a strong determination for the coming year to keep precepts and develop further their spiritual life. The talk ends with a chanting of the Mettasutta, Abhayaparitta and blessing chants, which is followed by... Topics: Dhamma, Dharma, Kamma, Karma, Chanting
Complete Overnight Chanting of the Paritta Discourses by the Brickfields Mahavihara in Taiping on Saturday/Sunday 5th/6th September 2009 as the culmination of the 120th Anniversary Celebrations of the Bodhi Lankarama Buddhist Temple. Topics: Buddha, Dhamma, Dharma, Sutta, Sutra, Discourse, Chanting, Protection, Pirit
Chanting of the Dhammacakkappavattanasutta at Vesak (Saturday, May 9th, 2009) by Bhantes Dhammavamsa, Anandajoti and Saranadhamma. Topics: Buddha, Dhamma, Dharma, Sutta, Sutra, Discourse, Chanting, Protection, Pirit
Devotees come to this world from time to time in order to preach the Lord's doctrine and redeem the fallen souls from the dark well of material existence. Among those devotees, Sri Srimad B.V. Puri Goswami, the Founder President and Acharya of Sri Krishna Chaitanya Mission, is one of the great disciples of the world spiritual master 108 Sri Srimad Bhakti Siddhanta Saraswati Goswami Prabhupad. He always engages himself in the services of Sri Varsabhanavi devi as if he is Her maid-servant. All... Topics: krishna, hare krishna, maha-mantra, bhakti vaibhava puri maharaja, bhaktisiddhanta saraswati, swami...
Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami maharaja, is the foremost spiritual leader of the mission of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and his associates in the world today. He has circled the globe on two annual around-the-world tours each year since 1996. His hundreds of lectures, translations of important books of the previous acaryas, and commentaries on the topics of pure bhakti are the foundation of this web site. All content herein (c) Copyright 2005 Gaudiya Vedanda Publications Mathura India -All... Topics: hare krishna, bhaktivedanta narayana, srila prabhupada, prabhupada, purebhakti.com, gauranga, radha...